Benefits

Upon diagnosis or after a major heart-related event, you may be faced with physical and emotional challenges that often times are overwhelming. But you are not alone! At your side is the multidisciplinary team of nurses, respiratory therapists, exercise physiologists, and dietitians at Johnston Health who can help you through your recover. Our cardiac rehab program can benefit you in many ways including:

  • Weight loss
  • Improved blood pressure
  • Improved cholesterol levels
  • Improved exercise tolerance
  • Decreased shortness of breath with activity
  • Better stress management
  • Control of blood sugar levels
  • Reduced risk of recurrent events
  • Increased strength and mobility
  • Improved quality of life